Carrantuohill


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Carrantuohill

(kă'rənto͞o`əl), mountain, 3,414 ft (1,041 m) high, Co. Kerry, SW Republic of Ireland, in Macgillicuddy's Reeks; highest peak in Ireland.
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The Irish rock will say 'Remember Martin, an unknown friend who donated his lungs, allowing me to climb Carrantuohill after a long exile'.
His 4Peaks 4Life Challenge starts this weekend when Gerry scales Carrantuohill followed by Snowdon on July 23, Ben Nevis on July 25 and Scafell Pike on July 27.
Members of the Tipperary Hill Walkers' Club hope to raise EUR10,000 on April 2, 3 and 4 through walks and a climb of Ireland's highest mountain, Carrantuohill.
Other favourites before we kick the bucket were the Ploughing Championships, Paddy's Day in Doolin, a gig in De Barras, Clonakilty, climb Carrantuohill, road bowling, visit Newgrange - and waking up beside a Galway girl.
The group, which intended doing a Four Peaks Challenge in Ireland - which also includes Sliabh Donard, Carrantuohill and Lugnaquilla - made what they described as "a small navigational error".
The plucky pensioner spent more than 12 hours on Carrantuohill in Co Kerry - but was still able to sing a song.
It was her third time climbing Carrantuohill - the last time was 13 years ago.
Some rooms have stunning views of Macgillicuddy's Reeks, the hills that dominate the surrounding scenery and include Ireland's highest mountain Carrantuohill.
The 17-year-old from England was around 50 metres from the summit of Carrantuohill in Co Kerry when he lost his footing and fell.
Eight-year-old Jack became separated from his owner, farmer John Marcus O'Sullivan, when they were herding sheep on Carrantuohill in the Kerry mountains.
They then headed to the 850 metre Slieve Donard in Co Down and finally to the 1,041 metre Carrantuohill - the highest peak in Ireland - in Co Kerry.
Then we climb Scaffel Pike in Cumbria followed by Snowdon in Wales, Slieve Donard in the North and we finish on Carrantuohill.